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Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 4 Hurt: Officials
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Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 4 Hurt: Officials

Four people were injured when a piece of equipment hit and broke a window of a midtown high-rise where workers were doing renovations Thursday, sending shards of glass plummeting 18 stories to the street below, law enforcement officials say. Read »

3 hours ago
Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

An 8-year-old boy and his 9-year-old sister who went missing from their home have been found safe, police said. Read »

5 hours ago
Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled by 300 points at closing Thursday in the biggest drop in nearly six months... Read »

3 hours ago
2 Trapped Workers Pulled From Collapsed Trench

2 Trapped Workers Pulled From Collapsed Trench

Two workers have been pulled from a trench that collapsed in Westchester Thursday morning, trapping them 4 to 5 feet... Read »

32 minutes ago
Israel, Hamas Agree to 3-Day Cease-Fire in Gaza

Israel, Hamas Agree to 3-Day Cease-Fire in Gaza

The United States and United Nations announced that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian... Read »

11 minutes ago
Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

A series of explosions caused by a gas leak in the Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung killed 15 people and injured 228,... Read »

37 minutes ago
Dallas Drops Plan to Host 2,000 Undocumented Kids, Citing Slowing Need

Dallas Drops Plan to Host 2,000 Undocumented Kids, Citing Slowing Need

Dallas will not host 2,000 undocumented immigrant children after all, county officials said Thursday, despite their... Watch »

54 minutes ago
Murdered Teen Reportedly Texted Boyfriend

Murdered Teen Reportedly Texted Boyfriend "I Think I'm Being...

Michigan police are on the hunt for suspects in the slaying of a 14-year-old girl who apparently sent a chilling... Read »

2 hours ago
Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips on Highway

Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips...

Talk about not letting roadkill go to waste. The elephants, giraffes and bears at the Oakland Zoo got to nosh on... Watch »

2 hours ago
Former Yankee Convicted of Sexually Abusing Girl

Former Yankee Convicted of Sexually Abusing Girl

A former New York Yankees outfielder has been convicted of sexually abusing a young girl. Read »

2 hours ago
6 Hurt, 1 Critically, When Elderly Driver Plows Into Sidewalk Cafe

6 Hurt, 1 Critically, When Elderly Driver Plows Into Sidewalk Cafe

Six people were injured, one critically, when a car driven by an elderly man slammed into the University Cafe in... Read »

29 minutes ago
Calif. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Racketeering in Chinatown Crime Probe

Calif. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Racketeering in Chinatown Crime...

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded not guilty on Thursday – as he did before to previous charges – to the... Watch »

2 hours ago
U.S. Ships Arrive in Gulf as Blasts Rock Baghdad

U.S. Ships Arrive in Gulf as Blasts Rock Baghdad

The aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush and two other U.S. Navy ships arrived in the Persian Gulf Sunday, as Iraqi... Watch »

Jun 15, 2014
MH17 Victims' DNA Retrieved From Crash Site

MH17 Victims' DNA Retrieved From Crash Site

Investigators at the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine who finally gained access to the wreckage on Thursday,... Read »

2 hours ago
Ex-NYC Principal Admits Stealing $20K From Junior High

Ex-NYC Principal Admits Stealing $20K From Junior High

A former principal has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $20,000 from his Bronx junior high school's bank... Read »

2 hours ago
Giraffe Dies After Smashing Head on Highway Bridge

Giraffe Dies After Smashing Head on Highway Bridge

A giraffe in South Africa has been killed after smashing its head on a low bridge while being transported on a... Read »

4 hours ago
CIA Admits to Computer

CIA Admits to Computer "Hack" of Senate Leaders

An investigation by the Central Intelligence Agency discovered that some of its employees searched computers for... Read »

4 hours ago
CDC Issues Travel Advisory for West Africa Over Ebola

CDC Issues Travel Advisory for West Africa Over Ebola

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention upgraded its travel advisory for West Africa Thursday saying... Read »

3 hours ago
GOP Leaders Drop Border Vote After Tea Party Revolt

GOP Leaders Drop Border Vote After Tea Party Revolt

House leaders on Thursday have abruptly canceled a vote on a bill to address the influx of undocumented immigrant... Read »

4 hours ago
Mayor Hosts Reform Talk After Police Custody Death

Mayor Hosts Reform Talk After Police Custody Death

Mayor de Blasio says now is the time to transform the relationship between police and residents of color. Read »

10 minutes ago
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